Austin, TX – Man Struck & Killed on W Slaughter Ln
Austin, TX (September 24, 2019) – On September 23, emergency crews rushed to the scene of a major motor vehicle accident on West Slaughter Lane.
According to reports, a male pedestrian was traveling down West Slaughter Lane near South Congress Avenue when he was struck by a motor vehicle.
The man sustained fatal injuries and was pronounced deceased at the scene.
At this time, the incident remains under investigation.
We would like to offer our sincere condolences to the family of the victim who lost their life in this accident. Our thoughts are with them at this time.
Fatal Pedestrian Accidents in Texas
Pedestrians traveling along busy roadways are at a great disadvantage. Although pedestrians are engaging in a healthy and generally safe activity, when distracted drivers around, it can be an extremely dangerous scenario. Sadly, more than 600 pedestrians are killed throughout Texas each year. Many victims lose their lives due to the negligent acts of others. When victims lose their lives in fatal collisions, it is crucial that their families contact a wrongful death attorney in Texas to ensure their legal rights are protected.
Texas pedestrian accident attorneys at The Benton Law Firm have over two decades of combined experience helping families obtain restitution to cover funeral arrangements and various other damages incurred from their accidents. Our knowledgeable personal injury attorneys in Texas have helped countless victims, and their families, get the justice they deserve. If your loved one died in a pedestrian accident caused by the negligent acts of others, contact our law firm today at (214) 219-4878 to see how we can help with your claim.
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